Paddle Gahanna!

The Gahanna Parks & Recreation team is excited to introduce kayaking rentals to the Creekside Park Marina and Friendship Park this summer! In addition, paddle boats will still be available at Creekside.  We’ve received permission from state and county health officials to open boating operations in Gahanna. Due to COVID-19, 2020 paddling programs have been modified this season, all reservations are will now be made through

Rentals are through reservation only, and will be for 30-minute time blocks. Each reservation is $10 per boat. Rentals must have an adult present (age 18+). Reservations are non-refundable. If weather or water conditions are unsafe, reservations will be either refunded or credited towards another day.

To make a reservation, go to For additional information email or call 614/342-4250.

Creekside (kayaks and paddle boats)
M-Thur: 4-8 pm
Fri: 12-9 pm
Sat: 10 am-9 pm
Sun: 12-5 pm

Friendship Park (kayaks only)
Tue & Thur: 11 am-3pm